Calc cell background color does nothing

As the post title states, the feature in question exists as a decoration with no purpose or effect on the background color of the cells. Does not perform in kind with OpenOffice or M$ Flurg

Why is this?

OS: Centos7


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You’re reffering to the Toolbarbutton for CellBackColor ?

The left Part of this remembers the last choice you’ve made

  • if that was no Fill you will probably see nothing
    In this case you have to click on the Left right side of this Button to trigger a ColorChooser

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